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Ex-English Soccer Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boy

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NOV. 29, 2016

LONDON — Prosecutors say former English soccer coach Barry Bennell has been charged with sexually assaulting a boy under the age of 14. 101 more words

Third strike sentence "grossly disproportionate"

Yesterday a man received a mandatory third strike sentence of seven years imprisonment that was “at the lower end of the spectrum of indecent assaults”, but High Court judge J Toogood said that serving a full sentence  without parole would be a grossly disproportionate outcome and manifestly unjust so ruled that parole could apply if appropriate at the time. 835 more words

General

Fast Food Manager Accused of Sexually Assaulting Employee

DICKSON CITY — The manager of a fast food restaurant is accused of assaulting a worker in Lackawanna County.

Dickson City police arrested George Ritter, 26, Tuesday night. 62 more words

News

Decision in Brent Hawkes sex assault trial put over til January

KENTVILLE, N.S. – Closing arguments were made today in the trial of a prominent Toronto pastor accused of performing sex acts on a teenage boy more than 40 years ago in Nova Scotia. 359 more words

Crime

Sexual assault trial of Toronto pastor resumes today in Kentville, N.S.

KENTVILLE, N.S. – An expert witness is expected to take the stand today in the trial of a prominent Toronto pastor accused of performing sex acts on a teenage boy more than 40 years ago in Nova Scotia. 161 more words

Crime

Brent Hawkes trial: Toronto pastor takes stand, denies sex assault allegations

Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes says no sexual activity took place in his home on the day he is accused of gross indecency on a 16-year-old male. 377 more words

Crime

Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes' trial told of teen stripping game, sex at N.S. home in 70s

A man sobbed into his hands in a Kentville, N.S., courtroom Tuesday as he testified that well-known Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes encouraged him and other teenage males to strip at a drunken party in the 1970s, and then took him to a bedroom for sex. 705 more words

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